HuffPost All-Terrain sat down with Baldwin to discuss his thoughts on nuclear power, renewable technologies and America’s energy future.
In the U.S., that catastrophe has triggered some to rethink the country’s dependence on nuclear power. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has undertaken an extensive review of the nation’s 104 nuclear power reactors in the wake of the Fukushima disaster.
Hard hit by the shaking ground and surging waters, the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station suffered catastrophic equipment failures, nuclear meltdowns and radioactive releases when it was struck earlier this year by the massive earthquake and the resulting tsunami that pummeled Japan‘s coast. All told, the disaster is the worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl
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